Senninger Wins Vanguard Award2017
Close-Spaced LEPA installations wins the Agriculture category of the Irrigation Association’s new Vanguard Award.
Hunter Acquires Senninger 2016
Senninger joins the Hunter Industries family of companies January 04, 2016. Both have been strategic partners since 2004.
Senninger releases the PRU, a high-flow 2-inch pressure regulator.
Quick Connect & Nozzle Fitting2015
Senninger introduces the Quick Connect Coupling, which easily and economically joins PVC pipes.
Senninger releases its UP3 Dual Nozzle Fitting to make renozzling during the season a quick, tool-free experience.
Hand Tight Nozzles & Fogger2014
Senninger releases a Fogger with an easy and service check valve.
Senninger introduces Hand Tight Nozzles for impact sprinklers. They eliminate the possibility of losing a vane when removing nozzles for cleaning.
Senninger's 50th Anniversary 2013
Senninger celebrates their 50th Anniversary with an industry event coupled with factory tours and a separate event for all employees.
New Pressure Regulator & Weight2012
Senninger releases the PSR-2 (Pivot-Special Regulator 2) for systems pumping surface water.
Senninger develops the LDN® Shroud as an additional LEPA alternative for germination, low crop watering, and sensitive soils that are prone to compaction.
Senninger releases the Magnum Weight for center pivot sprinklers to help combat metal theft in several areas around the world.
Senninger introduces a Micro-Sprinkler with a bridgeless design.
A New LEPA Bubbler & IA Award 2010The Irrigation Association’s selects Senninger’s UP3 (Universal Pivot Products Platform) as most Innovative Agricultural Product of 2010.
Senninger introduces the LDN Bubbler Pad to easily convert LDN sprinklers into LEPA applicators.
New Components & IA Award 2009
Senninger releases the UP3 Dual Nozzle Carrier to make cleaning and changing nozzles even easier for growers.
Senninger introduces the One Weight with its unique “fit technology” that allows it to fit securely onto several different applicators.
Senninger wins the Irrigation Association’s New Product Award for the PRXF-LV (Pressure Regulator Extended Flow Limit Valve) at the annual show in San Antonio, Texas.
UP3 Nozzles 2008
Senninger develops the first easy-change nozzle system - UP3 (Universal Pivot Products Platform). The unique “click-in” nozzle eliminates the need to disassemble or remove the sprinkler to remove the nozzle.
Senninger Wins ASABE Awards 2007
The ASABE, (Society for Engineering in Agricultural, Food, and Biological Systems) awards Senninger two AE50 awards for the Xi-Wob® and Smooth Drive™.
Each was deemed one of the year’s most innovative designs in engineering products and systems for the food and agricultural industry.
High Flow Regulator & DrainStop 2006
Senninger introduces the Drain Stop Plus™. It helps prevent draining from applicators when the system is shut down in overhead irrigation installations.
Senninger introduces the PRXF (Pressure Regulator Extended Flow) to help optimize system performance on larger flow installations.
The Mister 2005
Senninger introduces the Mister™ for short cycle horticultural applications like propagation.
Senninger Moves to Clermont 2004
Senninger moves to Clermont, Florida to a new 94,000-square-foot administration-manufacturing center, a 35,000-square-foot warehouse and a 10,000-square-foot testing center.
New Wobblers and an Office in Brazil2003
Senninger opens an office in Sao Paulo, Brazil.
Senninger introduces the Xi-Wob® to allow Wobbler technology’s use on semi-rigid, PE and steel drop installations.
Senninger introduces its Spray Stakes.
Senninger adds a counter-balance design to Wobbler technology and introduces the low vibration Xcel-Wobbler® for open field and horticultural applications.
New Plastic Gooseneck & Sprinkler 2002
Senninger introduces the Smooth Drive® with a unique “walking diffuser” that eliminates leg shadows associated with bracket interference.
Senninger introduces the first double gooseneck and truss rod hose sling, which divides the flow from a single pivot outlet into two applicators on opposite sides of the mainline.
The Triad 2001
Senninger introduces the Triad™ featuring three adjustable directional nozzles for precise delivery and trajectory control.
Senninger Adapts Integral Weight 1999
Senninger adapts the integral weight concept for the LDN® to help maintain the position of the applicator in windy conditions and deliver a gentle in-the-furrow application when combined with the bubbler pad.
Irri-Maker Software 1998
Senninger releases Irri-Maker software to evaluate irrigation installation alternatives in advance. It optimizes irrigation system design, provides a comprehensive list of materials and detailed hydraulic reports.
The i-Wob & PSR Regulator 1997
Senninger introduces the i-Wob® for the center pivots. It became Senninger’s most popular sprinkler and one of the most imitated sprinklers worldwide due to its low application intensity and consistent wetted pattern.
Senninger introduces the PSR (Pivot-Special Regulator™), a pressure regulator for pivots that covers the flow range needed for the entire length of the machine.
The mini-Wobbler 1996
Senninger introduces the upright and inverted mini-Wobbler® for solid set, nursery and greenhouse system's requiring lower flows.
Wobbler Technology in Pivots 1994
Senninger introduces the Wob-Loop to allow Wobbler technology’s use on center pivots.
Senninger releases the T-Spray™ for delicate horticultural crops.
Andy and Mark Healy receive the Irrigation Association’s Industry Achievement Award for "outstanding contributions to the development of the irrigation industry and the products" - the highest honor in the industry.
WinSIPP Software 1993
Senninger introduces WinSIPP software to simulate the application uniformity of sprinkler layouts before the system is installed and determine the optimal design for a specific application.
The LDN® (Low Drift Nozzle) 1992
Senninger releases the LDN® (Low Drift Nozzle), the first pivot sprinkler designed to divide larger flows along the pivot into various streams, helping to lower application intensity.
First LEPA Sprinkler is Released 1986
Working with researchers at the Texas A&M AgriLife Research & Extension Center, Senninger developed the Quad Spray®, the first low energy precision application (LEPA) sprinkler. This helped farmers save water and reduce fuel consumption.
Drag Hose Adapter for Spray Nozzles 1982
With the challenge of low water availability in West Texas, Senninger releases the first drag hose adapter for spray nozzles.
The Super Spray 1981
Senninger introduces the Super Spray®, a spray nozzle with 22 interchangeable deflector options that allow for greater customization of distribution pattern and droplet size.
Hydro Software 1980Senninger introduces Hydro, a software program designed to guide in proper system design. The program configures the specific nozzles and their placement in the field.
The 8025 Impact Sprinkler 1979
The world's largest thermoplastic impact sprinkler, the 8025, for high volume and land treatment applications is released.
Senninger opens a warehouse in Grand Island, Nebraska.
Wobbler Technology 1978
Wobbler® Technologyis first introduced to the industry. The unique off-center rotary action of a wobbling deflector coupled with grooved deflectors produces an instantons full-circle irrigation pattern at low pressures.
Senninger opens a warehouse in Lubbock, Texas.
Senninger Expands Outside the USA 1977
Senninger expands into the international market through association with a banana producer in Panama.
Then president, Basil Skolnik, expands the global effort throughout Central America and the Middle East.
Fan Spray 1976
Senninger introduces the Fan Spray for center pivots to distribute water away from wheel tracks and towers.
Tom Senninger joins the company and goes on to oversee injection molding.
Pivot-Master Line 1975
Combining plastic sprinklers and brass connections for center pivots, Senninger initiates production on Pivot-Master® sprinklers.
New Top-of-Pipe Standards Established 1974The industry’s first low-angle pivot impact sprinkler, the Windfighter™ is released. The low, six-degree angle helps conserve water and became standard for top of pipe installations.
Undertree Sprinklers Released 1973Senninger introduces low-angle plastic sprinklers for under-tree irrigation.
Plastic Sprinklers for Pivots1971
Senninger pioneers the use of plastic sprinklers on center pivots.
The Loss of Our Founder 1970
The company faces a devastating loss with the passing of founder, Joe Senninger. Honoring his commitment, Mark and Andy Healy remain focused on engineering innovative products and continuing company growth.
Senninger develops the first color-coded nozzle system, which has become an industry standard.
Senninger Buys its First Mold Machine 1967
Senninger purchases its first mold machine for in-house product molding, which greatly improved quality control.
First In-line Pressure Regulators 1966
Recognizing the importance of maintaining correct system pressure, Senninger introduces the industry’s first in-line pressure regulator.
Fred Elliott joins Senninger to assist with production.
Senninger Continues to Grow 1965
Joe Senninger’s wife, Annette, joins the team to work in accounting and assembly. She served as receptionist for 25 years and performed many other roles.
Andy's brother, Mark Healy, joins Senninger to work on engineering, product development and manufacturing.
Joe Senninger Grows the Company 1964
Joe Senninger's nephew, Andy Healy, joins Senninger Irrigation to handle sales, accounting, and collections.
Senninger moves to new facility on Old Winter Garden Road in Orlando, Florida.
Senninger Irrigation is Established 1963
Joe Senninger creates the first Insect-Proof™ Impact Sprinkler. Its water activated retractable pin seals the nozzle opening to prevent mud daubers from nesting inside the sprinkler when not operating.